Editorial: Bragman, O'Neil are IJ's recommendations for Fairfax Town Council

Fairfax voters have gone Green in recent elections. Three of the five members on the council belong to the Green Party, a political haven for those who find the Democratic Party too conservative for their tastes. Larry Bragman, Lew Tremaine and Pam Hartwell-Herrero are members of the Marin Green Party's leadership.

Don't Sell the Right to Pollute

Carbon taxes – which are a tax upon the carbon content of fuels – are a form of true cost pricing and are a superior alternative to cap-and-trade schemes, because carbon taxes provide the most direct path to internalizing carbon costs and also provide more predictability in cost. They are simpler and faster to implement, and are less open to manipulation through the political, legislative and/or regulatory process.

Earth to Obama: Stop the Keystone XL tar sands oil pipeline

Many Obama supporters, notably the millions of young people who gave such vitality to his 2008 campaign, thought they had elected a president who would take the climate change issue seriously and make the tough choices necessary to reduce our national carbon footprint.

Update Policies and Procedures for Campaign Financial Support Committee

Subject: Update Policies and Procedures for Campaign Financial Support Committee

David Cobb launches California Move To Amend Tour

David Cobb, an attorney and organizer for the Move to Amend coalition, will be touring California from September 9-22 to help local residents understand the history behind the recent decision and how they can work to abolish "Corporate Personhood" and establish a government of, by, and for the people by joining the Move to Amend campaign.


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